Deaths: April 19by bcampos862 | created - 19 Apr 2017 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
Actress | Gett
Born in Beershaba in 1964, Ronit was an awkward child who felt she was different from others, but when she became an actress (more or less by chance at the age of 26) with a star role in Daniel Wachsmann's 'Hameyu'ad' ['The Appointed (1990)'], this complex became an asset. This beautiful brunette ...
3. Allan Arbus
Actor | M*A*S*H
Allan Arbus was born on February 15, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA as Allan Franklin Arbus. He was an actor, known for M*A*S*H (1972), Coffy (1973) and Working Stiffs (1979). He was married to Mariclare Costello and Diane Nemerov. He died on April 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Writer | The Birds
Daphne Du Maurier was one of the most popular English writers of the 20th Century, when middle-brow genre fiction was accorded a higher level of respect in a more broadly literate age. For her services to literature, she was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1969, the ...
7. Ed Blaylock
Actor | Shinobi
Ed Blaylock was born on September 6, 1952 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Thomas Edwin Blaylock Jr. He is known for his work on Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005), Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005) and Fullmetal Alchemist (2003). He died on April 19, 2017 in Dallas.
Actress | Doctor Who
Elisabeth Sladen was born in Liverpool, England. She attended drama school for two years before joining the local repertory theatre in her home town of Liverpool. She met actor Brian Miller during her first production there and they were later married after meeting again in Manchester, three years ...
Actor | Up Pompeii
Francis Alick Howerd, who grew up to become popular British comedian Frankie Howerd, was born in 1917 and first set foot on stage at age 4. A Sunday school teacher as a teen, his father, who died in 1934, had been an Army man for most of his life. Not long after Frankie was invited to audition for ...
Director | Rambo: First Blood Part II
George P. Cosmatos was born on January 4, 1941 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Yorgo Pan Cosmatos. He was a director and writer, known for Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985), Cobra (1986) and Tombstone (1993). He was married to Birgitta Ljungberg. He died on April 19, 2005 in Victoria, British ...
12. Hugh Brannum
Soundtrack | Make Room for Daddy
Hugh Brannum was born on January 5, 1910 in Sandwich, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for The Danny Thomas Show (1953), The Fred Waring Show (1949) and Captain Kangaroo (1955). He was married to Joan Pilkington. He died on April 19, 1987 in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
13. J.G. Ballard
Writer | High-Rise
J.G. Ballard was born on November 15, 1930 in Shanghai, China as James Graham Ballard. He was a writer and actor, known for High-Rise (2015), Crash (1996) and Empire of the Sun (1987). He was married to Helen Mary Matthews. He died on April 19, 2009 in London, England.
14. Jay Watson
Jay Watson was born on June 12, 1925 in Texas, USA. He died on April 19, 2001 in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
Actor | Murder on the Orient Express
He made his movie debut at the invitation of Gene Kelly, who cast Cassel in the 1956 Paris-filmed seriocomedy The Happy Road (1957). At least, that's what the press releases claimed; actually, the tall, elastic-faced Cassel had been plugging away in films on a minor basis since 1950. Shortly after, ...
16. Konrad Adenauer
Actor | Söndagsbilagan
Konrad Adenauer was born on January 5, 1876 in Cologne, Germany as Conrad Hermann Joseph Adenauer. He was an actor and writer, known for Söndagsbilagan (1960), Konrad Adenauer und seine Zeit (1966) and Deutschland grüßt Kennedy - Vier geschichtliche Tage (1963). He was married to ...
17. Levon Helm
Actor | Shooter
Levon Helm was in the right place at the right time. He saw the birth of rock and roll and, though he was too much of a gentleman to say it, his role in helping to keep that rebellious child healthy was more than just instrumental.
On May 26, 1940, Mark Lavon Helm was the second of four children born...
18. Liam Sullivan
Actor | Star Trek
Liam Sullivan was schooled at Illinois College while having his first fling with the acting profession in regional theater. He then studied drama at Harvard, made his way to New York and first appeared on Broadway in "The Constant Nymph" in 1951. He later returned to the West Coast to perform in an...
19. Lord Byron
Writer | Don Juan DeMarco
Lord Byron seemed destined from birth to tragedy. His father was the handsome but feckless Captain John "Mad Jack" Byron and his mother the Scottish heiress Catherine Gordon, the only child of the Laird of Gight.
Captain Byron abandoned his wife and child leaving Catherine to bring up young Byron on...
21. Mónica Jouvet
Actress | Nuestro encuentro
Mónica Jouvet was born in 1955 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was an actress, known for Nuestro encuentro (1978), La casa, el teatro y usted (1974) and Yo gané el prode, ¿y usted? (1973). She was married to Pablo Alarcón. She died in 1981 in Buenos Aires.
22. Octavio Paz
Music_department | El rebelde (Romance de antaño)
Octavio Paz was born on March 31, 1914 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He was a writer and actor, known for The Rebel (1943), I, the Worst of All (1990) and Sor Juana Inez de la cruz (1988). He was married to Marie Jo Paz and Elena Garro. He died on April 19, 1998 in Mexico City, Mexico.
24. Patricio Aylwin
Actor | No
Patricio Aylwin was a Chilean politician, lawyer, author, professor and former senator. He was the first democratically-elect president of Chile after the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet (1973-1990).
He played himself in Pablo Larrain's movie "No", telling the story of the Chilean referendum of ...
26. Reginald Rose
Writer | 12 Angry Men
Reginald Rose was born on December 10, 1920 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for 12 Angry Men (1957), Studio One in Hollywood (1948) and The Defenders (1961). He was married to Ellen McLaughlin and Barbara E. Langbart. He died on April 19, 2002 in ...
27. Ruth Hussey
Actress | The Philadelphia Story
A graduate of the University of Michigan School of Drama, Ruth Hussey's first show-business job was as a fashion commentator on a local radio station. She journeyed to New York City, where she was signed as a model by the world-famous Powers agency. She obtained some stage roles with touring ...
28. Stuart Colman
Producer | Cliff Richard & The Young Ones: Living Doll
Stuart Colman was born on December 19, 1944 in Harrogate, Yorkshire, England as Ian Stuart Colman. He is known for his work on Cliff Richard & The Young Ones: Living Doll (1986), Play for Today (1970) and Blue Suede Shoes (1980). He was married to Annie Shutte and Janet Hyland. He died on April...
30. Tony Beckley
Actor | The Italian Job
A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, Beckley appeared in BBC-TV's "Romeo and Juliet" and later in "War and Peace" and "Julius Caesar." Prior to his death, he had appeared on stage with Maggie Smith in "Snap" and Elaine Strich in Tennesse Williams' "Small Craft Warnings." ...